Premier League: Manchester City beat Brighton and overtake Liverpool in the standings

 Manchester City won a new victory against Brighton by 3-0, in the meeting that brought the two teams together on Wednesday evening at the “Al-Ittihad” stadium, as part of the postponed 30th round of the Premier League competition for the current season 2021-2022.

The Manchester City hat-trick came in the second half through Riyad Mahrez in the 53rd minute, Phil Foden in the 65th minute, and, Bernardo Silva in the 82nd minute.

With this result, Manchester City regains the lead in the Premier League standings with 77 points, one point behind Liverpool, while Brighton occupies a tenth place in the Premier League table with 40 points.

The formation of Manchester City was as follows: Goalkeepers: Ederson / Defense: Stones, Laporte, Aki, Cancelo / Midfield: Rodrygo, Gundogan, Bernardo Silva, De Bruyne / Attack: Riyad Mahrez, Foden.

Historically, the two Manchester City teams met against Brighton in 10 matches, in which the hosts managed to win 9 matches and received one defeat.

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